Preparing to Dedicate the Temple

Sunday, January 5   ~SECOND SUNDAY AFTER CHRISTMAS DAY~ Preparing to Dedicate the Temple 1 Kings 8:1-13 NRSV King Solomon and all the congregation of Israel, who had assembled before him, were with him before the ark, sacrificing so many sheep and oxen that they could...

All Temple Furnishings Completed

Saturday, January 4 All Temple Furnishings Completed 2 Chronicles 4:19—5:1 NRSV Thus all the work that Solomon did for the house of the LORD was finished. Solomon brought in the things that his father David had dedicated, and stored the silver, the gold, and all the...

Priests Praise God with Music

Friday, January 3 Priests Praise God with Music 2 Chronicles 5:11-14 NRSV It was the duty of the trumpeters and singers to make themselves heard in unison in praise and thanksgiving to the Lord. (2 Chronicles 5:13a) “A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it...

Ark Brought to the Temple

Thursday, January 2 Ark Brought to the Temple 2 Chronicles 5:2-7 NRSV So they brought up the ark, the tent of meeting, and all the holy vessels that were in the tent; the priests and the Levites brought them up. (2 Chronicles 5:5) Take a moment, close your eyes, and...

The Law Is Read at Booths Festival

Wednesday, January 1 ~New Year’s Day~ The Law Is Read at Booths Festival In keeping with our 2019-2020 Connectional Theme, “Economic Justice” we will focus on specific prayer and action points on the topic of Fair Wages in the months of January – February 2020. Pray...

An Orderly Worship Service

Tuesday, December 31        ~New Year’s Eve~ An Orderly Worship Service 1 Corinthians 14:26-33a NRSV What should be done then, my friends? When you come together, each one has a hymn, a lesson, a revelation, a tongue, or an interpretation. Let all things be done for...